Culture 21: Stories of Immigration–From Somalia to America

Hear one woman’s story about emigrating from Somalia to America.  Learn about  life in her home country, what brought her to America, and how moving to America has changed her  life.

Student Tools

Student Tool 73: Refugee Immigration Activity Group 1 Worksheet for High School

Have students use this worksheet in conjunction with Teacher Tool 368: Refugee Immigration Activity for High School and the videos included in that activity.

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Student Tool 74: Refugee Immigration Activity Group 2 Worksheet for High School

Have students use this worksheet in conjunction with Teacher Tool 368: Refugee Immigration Activity for High School and the videos included in that activity.

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Teacher Tools

Teacher Tool 298: Cross Curricular Activity--Evaluating Live Interviews

This cross-curricular teacher tool, accompanying the video above, is designed to get students thinking about: 1) how live interviews can be used to learn information on topics such as those discussed in the video, and 2) the effectiveness of this interview specifically in helping their learning on this topic as well as the effectiveness (strengths and weaknesses) of interviews in general as a source of information.

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Teacher Tool 304: Arts Integration Activity--Linking Music to Cultural Experiences

This teacher tool, accompanying the video above, provides an Arts Integration activity combining social studies, cultural study, and music as students learn about different cultures.

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Teacher Tool 368: Refugee Immigration Activity for High School

Use this teacher tool targeted to high school students in conjunction with the video on this website page as well as the others included in the document.

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